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Laddie and Miss Toosey's Mission

By: N/A

Price: $14.88

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Henry Altemus: 1897

Seller ID: 009376

Condition: Fair

64 pp, green cloth boards w/gilt-red-black deco on front & spine. Two short stories. missing ffep. sl wear to crnrs, gilt faded on frt bd, some finish chipping to bds by insects. View more info

Proceedings : upon the trial of the action brought by Mary Elizabeth Smith against the right Hon. The Earl Ferrers

By: N/A

Price: $250.75

Publisher: London, England, William Pickering: 1846

Seller ID: 014717

Condition: Very Good-

412 pp, (20 pp), w/blu-blk marbled boards. Action against the Right Hon. Washington Sewallis Shirley Earl Ferrers for breach of promise of marriage. Damages laid at 20,000 pounds before Mr. Justice Wightman and a special jury. new endpapers, one ffep has small chips along edges, book has been professionally rebound quarter leather. View more info

Texas Ranger Biographies : Those Who Served 1910 - 1921

By: "Brazos" w/intro by Hardin, Stephen L.

Price: $38.25

Publisher: Albuquerque, NM, University of New Mexico Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049196

ISBN: 0826347487

Condition: Near Fine

xx, 434 pp, dark brown cloth covered boards w/silver lettering on spine and stamped silver star on the front panel, glossy light & dark brown dj w/black-and-white pictorial spine & front panel. The book provides brief biographies of the Texas Rangers that served from 1910 to 1921. View more info

BIG FOOT WALLACE : The King of the Lariat: or, Wild Wolf, The Waco

By: "Buckskin Sam" - Hall, Major Sam S.

Price: $21.04

Publisher: Austin, TX, Steck-Vaughn Company: 1965

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 031499

Condition: Very Good

30 pp, white-black boards w/color pictorial front, w/clear mylar jacket, black & white illustrations w/color illustrations also. Facsimile reproduction of the September 20, 1882 edition, of Beadle's Dime Novel about Big Foot Wallace. There is evidence that Bucksin Sam's stories about Big Foot Wallace may have been embellished with his imagination because the writer was interested primarily in writing a story that had appeal to Beadle and Adams' clientele. clear mylar dj has two inch tear top front corner. View more info


By: , Illustrated by Battaglia, Aurelius

Price: $16.58

Publisher: New York, NY: Random House cr 1966:

Seller ID: 014750

HB. folio, unpaginated VG/no dj, brn-blk bds w/color pictorial frt, sl wear crnr, no dj Collection of six stories: The polite little polar bear by Margaret Brown, The spider and the fly by Mary Howitt, The teeny tiny omelet by Rose Dobbs,How spot found a home by Lucy Mitchell, The kind dog catcher by Jane Thayer, and The littl e old women who used her head & how she got a feather bed by Hope Newell. View more info


By: , Illustrated by Domanska, Janina

Price: $10.16

Publisher: New York, NY: the Macmillan Company, 1972:

Seller ID: 004970

HB. Good+/No Jacket. 1st Edition. Oblong 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall. unpaginated, corners slight wear, some soiling to the boards, stamped on front pastedown District 143. Book about a ship w/24 sailors and with a duck for the captain. View more info

The Chip Boy ; or, Grandpap's Story about a Plum-cake

By: , Illustrated by Fraser, Claud Lovat

Price: $38.25

Publisher: London, England, Cassell & Company, Ltd: 1886

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 004435

Condition: Very Good-

149 pp, boards dark blue w/red, black, and gilt. Collection of 8 stories from Little Katie's Friend, Master Trot's "Pinkie Winkie", Jack & his dancing Guinea-pig, True Courtesty, Red Teddy the Fisher boy, The Adventures of a little Savoyard & his Monkey, and "Two Pounds Reward!". some corner wear, prev owner wrote on the ffep name & date as a gift 1886.. View more info


By: , Illustrated by Hader, Berta & Elmer

Price: $8.46

Publisher: Fort Salonga, NY: Book Club of America, 1992:

Seller ID: 005410

HB. BCA edition. sm8vo, unpaginated, classic story illustrated by Berta & Elmer Hader winners of the prestigious Caldecott Award Good+/no dj, sl wear crnrs, none color illustrations of the story View more info


By: , Illustrated by Nau, Steven

Price: $9.31

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA: Running Press, 1991:

Seller ID: 002468

HB. Near Fine/Near Fine. 1st Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" Tall. 192 pp, A forum of eminent women opine, debate, and advise on a cornucopia of timeless and timely topics. View more info

Kay Thompson's the Absolutely Essential Eloise w/scrapbook Written by Marie Brenner

By: -

Price: $12.71

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers: 1999

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 051407

ISBN: 0689827032

Condition: Very Good+

65, (2), (18), glossy white-pink-yellow-black color illustrated boards w/glossy-pink-white-black dj w/bring silver on front & rear panel. The book has the original Eloise story & pictures and in the back of it threr are sketches that nobody has seen before by Mr. Hilary Knight and photographs of Miss Kay Thompson when she was young and fabulouis rawther like Eloise and absolutely loads of information that you simply cawn't cawn't cawn't get anywhere else. View more info

Map History of the 1st Armored Division

By: 1st Armored Division

Price: $85.00

Publisher: 1st Armored Division: 1945

Seller ID: 034775

Condition: Very Good+

1 map in color, one side shows the campaign in Africa from Nov. '41 - May '43. The other side is the campaign in Italy from Sept '43 - may '45. The map shows the division routes of advance in blue & green, the enemy lines & counter-attacks in red, with roads in black. Each side has nine paragraphs descibing the action at that point. The Italian side tells the number of prisoners captured in Africa & in Italy, number of vehicles destroyed, and the different units that made up the 1st Armored Division. The map has been folded in half three times for final dimensions of 7-1/4" x11... View more info

1st Battalion 15th Artillery

By: 1st Battalion, 15th Artillery

Price: $59.50

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Army and Navy Publishing Company, Inc.: 1963

Seller ID: 036169

Condition: Good+

unpaginated, maroon cloth covered boards w/yel-silver emblems on the front cover, color illustrated endpapers. The 15th Artillery was organized in 1917 in Syracuse, New York. In the 1940's they supported the fires of the Division throughout Germany. In 1950 the 15th was sent to Korea. It had the motto of "Second to None" in the two world wars. They were also known as the Indianhead warriors. It was part of the 2nd Infantry Division. First two page missing the upper front corner, all of the text is present, worn on the bottom rear edgen 1-1/2". View more info

COOKIN' IN TEXAS : a Collection of recipes from the Employees of 3M Austin

By: 3M Employees

Price: $7.61

Publisher: Austin, TX: 3M Austin Center:

Seller ID: 031732

Soft Cover w/plastic Comb. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo. 228 pp, red SC wraps w/wht plastic comb. Collection of recipes from the employees of 3M in Austin, Texas. View more info

WINGED VICTORY : First Annual Convention - September 12, 13, 14, 1947

By: 43rd Infantry Division Veterans Association, Illustrated by Photos & Maps

Price: $51.00

Publisher: Niantic, CT: 43rd Infantry Division Veterans Association, 1947:

Seller ID: 029207

Soft Cover w/staples. Very Good/No Jacket. Sm4to from 9" to 11". 98 pp, glossy wht SC wraps w/color illustrated front cover. Booklet was printed for the first annual convention of the 43rd Infantry Division Veterans Association held at Camp McConaughy, Niantic, CT on September 12, 13, & 14 of 1947. The booklet is convention program. The 43rd Infantry Division was allocated to the states of Maine, Vermont, Rhode Island and Connecticut. The National Guard units of the 43rd Division were inducted into service on February 24, 1941. The 43rd participated in four campaigns: Guadalcanal, the ... View more info

75th Anniversary : the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas

By: 75th Anniversary Committee A. and M. College of Texas, Illustrated

Price: $38.25

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A & M University Press: 1950

Seller ID: 026771

Condition: Very Good+

unpaginated, maroon SC wraps w/leather pattern, w/gilt-maroon label on front cover. A 36 page booklet commemorating the the 75th Anniversary of Texas A&M. Contains a brief history of Texas A&M along with the services they provide. View more info

The 89th Infantary Division 1942-1945

By: 89th Infantry Division Historical Board

Price: $72.25

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Infantry Journal Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051661

Condition: Very Good

270 pp, maroon leatherette w/white lettering on the front cover, brown endopaper maps front & rear Pages 7 &8 are lis tof the men of the Division who died in action. pages 15 to 25 is a list of the commanders. This is followed by reactivation, maneuvers, overseas movement, the Rhineland, Central Eurpoe, folled by V-E day to V-J day. Followed by list of support personal, off dut and miscellaneous. View more info

The Story of a Dark Plot or Tyranny on the Frontier

By: A.L.O.C.

Price: $14.88

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Warren Press: 1903

Seller ID: 012880

Condition: Good

198 pp, maroon cloth boards w/gilt letters. The book is about temperance in Eastern Canada. Volume about an assault on W.W. Smith a temperance worker in Province of Quebec. W.W. Smith was engaged in sustaining the Scott Act in Brome County. slight wear top & bottom of the spine, corners slight wear, prev owner's name on ffep View more info

The Hidden Canyon : a River Journey

By: Abbey, Edward w/preface By Blaustein, John & w/intro By Litton, Martin

Price: $165.75

Publisher: New York, NY, The Viking Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018629

ISBN: 067037010X

Condition: Very Good

135 pp, black cloth boards w/gilt letters, dj black-wht w/color pictorial front & back. Edward Abbey updates John Wesley Powell's diary with his own journal of the eighteen-day trip on the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon. John Blaustein's photographs focus on plant & animal life, the hidden gorges & side canyons & the rapids, notably Lava Falls. Martin Litton provides the right blend of historical & technical data for the reader. dj price-clipped, scuffed spot on ffep from address label . View more info

Happy House

By: Abbot, Jane D.

Price: $21.21

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1920

Seller ID: 026060

Condition: Very Good

303 pp, (14), red cloth covered boards w/black lettering & w/color oval pastedown on front cover, dj cream w/blu lettering w/color illustrated front of same illustration as on the cover & frontispiece. List of titles on the reverse of the dj. The delightful story of two American girls, Ann and Nancy. They heal an old family quarrel and the old homestead becomes a happy house. dj chipped on cornrrs & slight rubbing. View more info

Bossen, Bette Eaton

By: Abbott, Winston O.

Price: $29.75

Publisher: South Windsor, CT1976, Inspiration House: 1976

Edition: 6th Printing

Inscription: Signed By Author & Illustrator

Seller ID: 051496

Condition: Very Good

unpaginated, green cloth covered boards w/silver lettering on the front cover and spine. Signed by the author & illustrator on the title page. View more info